tele

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See also: Tele, télé, telē, tele-, télé-, and теле

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele (countable and uncountable, plural teles)

  1. (rare) Alternative form of telly (television)
    • 2019, Helen Thomas, Murder on Easey Street: Melbourne’s Most Notorious Cold Case
      They were up late, talking and watching television. Peter will never forget what happened just after they had gone to bed. 'It's like it was yesterday. We'd just been watching tele and went to bed at about 2.30 am. []

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele n

  1. calf (young cow or bull)

Declension[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eːlə

Verb[edit]

tele

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of telen

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for teleobjektiivi.

Noun[edit]

tele

  1. (photographing, colloquial) telephoto lens

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tele (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative tele telet
genitive telen telejen
partitive teleä telejä
illative teleen teleihin
singular plural
nominative tele telet
accusative nom. tele telet
gen. telen
genitive telen telejen
teleinrare
partitive teleä telejä
inessive telessä teleissä
elative telestä teleistä
illative teleen teleihin
adessive telellä teleillä
ablative teleltä teleiltä
allative telelle teleille
essive telenä teleinä
translative teleksi teleiksi
instructive telein
abessive telettä teleittä
comitative teleineen
Possessive forms of tele (type nalle)
possessor singular plural
1st person teleni telemme
2nd person telesi telenne
3rd person telensä

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural telis)

  1. cloth
  2. canvas

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Galician[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia gl
Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia gl

Etymology[edit]

Short for televisión.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural teles)

  1. Clipping of televisión; television

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *täwde. Cognates include Finnish täysi, Estonian täis.

Adverb[edit]

tele (not comparable)

  1. full (of something -val/-vel)
    Synonym: teli (comparable)
    Antonyms: üresen, híján
    Tele van a ház pókokkal.The house is full of spiders.
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Adjective[edit]

tele (not comparable)

  1. full (of something -val/-vel)
    Synonym: teli (comparable)
    Antonym: üres
    Egy tele pohár vizet kaptak.They got a full glass of water.
    vízzel tele pohára glass full of water

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortened from teleobjektív.

Noun[edit]

tele (plural telék)

  1. (photography, slang) telephoto lens (lens which produces a magnified view of distant objects)
    Synonym: teleobjektív
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative tele telék
accusative telét teléket
dative telének teléknek
instrumental telével telékkel
causal-final teléért telékért
translative telévé telékké
terminative teléig telékig
essive-formal teleként telékként
essive-modal
inessive telében telékben
superessive telén teléken
adessive telénél teléknél
illative telébe telékbe
sublative telére telékre
allative teléhez telékhez
elative teléből telékből
delative teléről telékről
ablative telétől teléktől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
teléé teléké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
telééi telékéi
Possessive forms of tele
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. telém teléim
2nd person sing. teléd teléid
3rd person sing. teléje teléi
1st person plural telénk teléink
2nd person plural telétek teléitek
3rd person plural teléjük teléik

Etymology 3[edit]

tél (winter) +‎ -e (possessive suffix)

Noun[edit]

tele

  1. third-person singular single-possession possessive of tél
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative tele
accusative telét
dative telének
instrumental telével
causal-final teléért
translative telévé
terminative teléig
essive-formal teleként
essive-modal teléül
inessive telében
superessive telén
adessive telénél
illative telébe
sublative telére
allative teléhez
elative teléből
delative teléről
ablative telétől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
teléé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
telééi

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Further reading[edit]

  • (full): tele in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh: A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele f pl

  1. plural of tela

Noun[edit]

tele f

  1. (informal) telly (UK), TV

Latvian[edit]

Tele

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tele f (5th declension)

  1. female calf, immature cow, heifer
    pērnā telethe heifer from last year
    šķirnes telea heifer of good breed
    grūsna telepregnant heifer
    te Tibils visu vasaru turēja savus lopus: divas teles, abas slaucamās govis, aitas un zirgushere Tibils kept his animals all summer: the two heifers, both dairy cows, the sheep and the horses
    nopētīju savu ganāmpulki, vai kāda no govīm, īpaši telēm, netaisās laisties blēņās uz zirņu laukuhe kept an eye on his herd, in case one of the cows, especially the heifers, wanted to play any tricks on the pea fields

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Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele m

  1. Frozen layer of earth
    Det er tele i jorda. - The earth is frozen. (lit. It is 'tele' in the earth)

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

tele

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of telar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of telar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of telar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of telar

Samoan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tele

  1. big

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /těle/
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Noun[edit]

tèle n (Cyrillic spelling тѐле)

  1. calf

Declension[edit]

This word has no plural, but the collective noun tȅlād is used instead.

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Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele

  1. locative singular of telo

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

téle n

  1. calf

Inflection[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • tele”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es
Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

Short for televisión.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural teles)

  1. Clipping of televisión; television

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adjective[edit]

tele (invariable)

  1. abundant

Yosondúa Mixtec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

tele

  1. puppy

References[edit]

  • Beaty de Farris, Kathryn; et al. (2012) Diccionario básico del mixteco de Yosondúa, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 46)‎[1] (in Spanish), third edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 78